Graduate Opportunity

Building Management Systems (BMS) Technical Estimator


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About SSE

We are driven by our purpose: to provide energy needed today while building a better world of energy for tomorrow. We are a leading generator of renewable electricity and one of the largest electricity network companies in the UK.

We develop, own and operate low carbon infrastructure to support the zero-carbon transition. This includes onshore and offshore wind, hydro power, electricity transmission and distribution grids, and efficient gas-fired generation, alongside providing energy products and services for businesses, and we have interests across Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Japan, Spain, Portugal, Denmark and Poland.

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We are UK listed, employing 10,000 talented and skilled people and are real Living Wage and Fair Tax Mark accredited.

Because we’re SSE, and we’re for a better world of energy – for everyone.

What is the Role?

As part of our growth plans, we are looking to increase our Sales team and require a Technical Estimator to work across Midlands and the surrounding areas. We are looking for exceptional people who can bring big ideas, new skills, and innovative thinking to help us build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, and the community you live in.

Want to make a difference? Be part of an amazing team? Be part of some amazing projects whilst at the same time expanding your skills and knowledge? Then this could be the opportunity for you!

Our projects business has a fantastic reputation in the industry and has some exciting plans to grow and develop the region further which you can play a key part in.

Key accountabilities will also include:

  • Generate technical quotations utilising engineering drawings and technical specifications. Ensure a clear understanding of the client’s requirements in collaboration with the sales team.
  • Provision of technical assistance in relation to tendering (support and preparation), including site visits, trouble shooting, liaising with both customers and internal stakeholders.
  • Provide accurate costing information and technical solutions.
  • Develop and maintain professional customer relationships.
  • Work in collaboration with other team members internally to meet organisational goals.
  • Qualification of opportunities following internal processes, maintain an accurate and up-to-date record of all sales enquiries / quotations, using the company’s internal CRM system.
  • Managing closely the sales pipeline and assist in ensuring that leads are converted into secured sales.

What do I need?

  • Besides your passion to be the best in your field, help the region and yourself grow, you should be conversant with all aspects of BEMS including infrastructure, software, integration and controls philosophies.
  • You will be the point of contact for both new and existing clients and will oversee processing quotations via engineering drawings according to specifications set out.
  • You should be able to engage in technical discussions around building control technologies with our clients and be confident in offering solutions in a clear and easily understood manner.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills are essential to maintain a collaborative working environment with all stakeholders including customers and external service providers

Our Benefits

  • Sharesave Scheme
  • 34 days of annual leave
  • Option to purchase up to 10 days' holiday
  • Interest-free technology loans
  • 24/7 free and confidential employee counselling service
  • Private healthcare discounts
  • Subsidised gym memberships
  • 21 weeks' full pay maternity leave
  • Cycle to Work scheme with generous £2,500 limit
  • Interest-free salary advance to cover transport season tickets

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Birmingham
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Information Technology
  • Software
  • Systems

Also Accepting...

  • All STEM disciplines

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